Khorgo Mountain

Khorgo Mountain is a dormant volcano at an elevation of 2.210m (7,250ft) above the sea level, located in the Tariat district in the Arkhangai Province of Mongolia.

Khorgo Mountain
Khorgo Mountain

Located within the Taryatu-Chulutu volcanic field, the crater lies on the east of the Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake. The road to the volcano is gravel. A 4WD vehicle and an experienced driver are recommended. Khorgo volcano is 200 m wide and 100 m deep.

The journey offers superb views. It’s definitely worth it. A drive not to be missed! It's surrounded by the Khangai Mountains, which reach as 3000 meters above the sea level. Don't forget your camera with lots of film/memory, fully charged batteries and an empty memory card! Near the crater there are dozens of small caverns with stalactites hanging from their ceiling and walls.